FRANCE, SPAIN, PORTUGAL

MAY 28 - June 8, 2019

 

 

 

ITINERARY AND REGISTRATION BELOW.

 
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DAILY ITINERARY


DAY 1 - DEPART USA

MAY 28, 2019

DAY 2 - LOURDES

MAY 29, 2019

Arrival in France and after checking through immigration and customs, we will be welcomed by our escort and bus driver. Drive to Lourdes. Check in at the hotel. Celebrate Mass. After dinner, we join the nightly candlelight procession.

DAY 3 - LOURDES

MAY 30, 2019

We spend the day in Lourdes. We visit the historical and spiritual sites associated with the visionary child Bernadette. We begin at the Grotto of the Apparitions, and then continue on a guided walking tour visiting the Basilica of St. Pius X, Boly Mill, Soubirous family home, the Basilica of the Rosary, the miraculous spring and the healing baths. Celebrate Mass. After dinner, we will join in the nightly rosary and candlelight procession.  

DAY 4 - LOURDES - MONTSERRAT - BARCELONA

MAY 31, 2019

Early morning breakfast and drive to Montserrat to Celebrate Mass and visit the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Montserrat - home to the statue of the Virgin Mary of Montserrat, who is believed to perform numerous miracles. Then we continue to Barcelona. Overnight in Barcelona.

DAY 5 - BARCELONA

June 1, 2019

After breakfast, we start with a guided city tour which includes the most important sites of Barcelona such as the Sagrada Familia, Paseig de Gracia, Plaza Catalunya, Montjuic, Barrio Gotico with Barcelona’s Cathedral. Here we Celebrate Mass. Some free time for lunch and shopping at Las Ramblas. Check-in and Overnight in Barcelona.

DAY 6 - BARCELONA - ZARAGOZA

June 2, 2019

This morning we depart to Zaragoza. Upon arrival we will enjoy a guided of the city centre and Basilica del Pilar to visit the magnificent altar built on the site where the Blessed Virgin appeared to the Apostle. Celebrate Mass. Overnight in Zaragoza.

DAY 7 - ZARAGOZA - MADRID

June 3, 2019

Today we continue our drive in Spain towards Madrid where we will enjoy a guided tour of Madrid including Buen Retiro Park, Gran Via, Plaza de Espana, Puerta de Alcala, Puerta de Sol, Plaza Mayor and the Royal Palace (from outside). We visit also the Cathedral of Almudena, where we Celebrate Mass. Overnight in Madrid.

DAY 8 - MADRID - BURGOS

June 4, 2019

After breakfast we drive to Burgos. Upon arrival we will enjoy a guided tour of the UNESCO-listed Cathedral of Burgos, a masterpiece of Spanish Gothic architecture. The profusion of sculptural decoration and grandiose proportions make this cathedral one of the most impressive in Spain and the third largest after the cathedrals of Seville and Toledo. Built from white limestone, the cathedral is renowned for its elegance and sense of harmony. Here we Celebrate Mass. Overnight in Burgos.

DAY 9 - BURGOS -
SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA

June 5, 2019

Today we continue our drive to Santiago de Compostela. Upon arrival we visit the tomb of St. James, the apostle who converted Spain to Christianity, located in the huge 11th century Romanesque Cathedral. Celebrate Mass We walk also in the beautiful Old Town with its plazas. Balance of the day at leisure for religious activities or shopping. Overnight in Santiago.

DAY 10 - SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA - FATIMA

June 6, 2019

After breakfast, we continue our drive to Fatima. Upon arrival, we check in at the hotel. Balance of the day at leisure for religious activities. Celebrate Mass. After dinner, we join in the nightly rosary and candlelight procession.

DAY 11 - FATIMA

June 7, 2019

We spend the day in Fatima. We visit the Chapel of the Apparitions, the Basilica and the tombs of Francisco, Jacinta and Sr. Lucia. We visit also the Monument to the Sacred Heart of Jesus. In Aljustrel and Valinhos, we see the two homes of the little shepherds and site of the first and third visit of the “Angel of Peace”. We stop at the Parish Church and the cemetery where Francisco and Jacinta were once buried. Celebrate Mass. After dinner, we join the nightly candlelight procession.

DAY 12 - RETURN TO USA

June 8, 2019

Depart back to the USA.

ITiNERARY IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE

 
 

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Round Trip Airfare
  • Hotel Accomodations
  • Air Conditioned Motor Coach
  • Breakfast and Dinner daily
  • Daily Mass
  • All entrance fees to sites
  • Porterage at hotels

WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED

  • Travel insurance
  • Lunch
  • Tips/gratuities
  • Single-room supplement